By David R Dantzker; Steven M Scharf
content material: Pathogenesis of acute lung damage --
Pulmonary gasoline trade --
Pathohysiology of the pulmonary vascular mattress --
Mechanical cardiopulmonary interactions in severe care --
Peripheral keep an eye on of venous go back in serious disease : position of the splanchnic vascular compartment --
The muscle mass of breathing --
Cardiac functionality --
Oxygen shipping and usage --
The microcirculation and tissue oxygenation --
Pulmonary mechanics in severe care --
rules of mechanical air flow and weaning --
Ventilatory keep an eye on within the serious care atmosphere --
serious care radiology --
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation --
Pharmacologic and ventilatory aid of the flow in significantly ailing sufferers --
Acute myocardial infarction --
Cardiac rhythm issues within the serious care surroundings : pathophysiology, analysis, and administration --
Acute breathing misery syndrome --
Heart-lung interactions in sepsis --
Community-acquired pneumonia --
Hospital-acquired pneumonia and pneumonia within the immunosuppressed host --
Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism --
prestige asthmaticus --
continual obstructive pulmonary sickness --
Smoke inhalation harm --
Hyperbaric drugs --
Pulmonary failure attributable to excessive altitude.
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